VB’s Annual South African Wine Festival

 In Wine Club

24th May 2019


It’s that time of the year again….VB’s annual SA Wine Festival where we host a dazzling array of Cape wineries (15 plus) at the festival. A veritable feast of wonderful wine, spectacular food and great atmosphere, with wine makers and personalities presenting wines at the tastings and over dinner. Now in its 11th year, the festival is very popular and an occasion to savour; booking early is essential!

These are the fantastic wineries we’ll be celebrating on Friday 24th:
Graham Beck

Tasting event 5.30-6.45pm £10pp. (Tables cleared at 6.45, it is advised to arrive no later than 6pm.)

Wine dinner 7pm – welcome drink and four courses with a glass of wine per course included in the price £75pp.

Here’s the dinner menu and wine pairings for the evening:

Welcome drink
Graham Beck Brut NV

Starter 1
Pan-fried fillet of North Atlantic sea bass
Pea purée, British asparagus, brown shrimp salsa
Vivat Bacchus Chenin Blanc 2018

Starter 2
Carpaccio of smoked wagyu beef
Truffle mayonnaise, rocket, Parmesan crisp
Doolhof Cabernet Franc 2017

Main course
Spiced Dorset lamb chops
Buttered kale, confit baby plum tomatoes, Pinotage jus
Vergelegen Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

Vivat Bacchus Cheese Board
Meinert Pinotage 2015

If you wish to be seated with someone who has purchased their tickets separately, please contact us to let us know, otherwise we cannot guarantee that you will be seated together on the night.


47 Farringdon Street, Holborn, London, EC4A 4LL
0207 353 2648

Monday-Friday 12 noon – late
Saturday 5pm – late
Food Until 10:30pm
Drinks Until 11:30pm
Live Jazz Every Friday from 8pm

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020 7234 0891

Monday-Saturday 12 noon – late
Food Until 10:30pm
Drinks Until 11:30pm
Live Jazz Every Saturday from 8pm
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